Sometimes I wish I played videogames for a living.
Beginning July 26, Heroes of Newerth launches its biggest eSports event of the year, HoN Tour Season 3. The campaign, spanning a whopping seven... by Magnus_81981 week ago
Young South Korean men are expected by law to serve in their military, but an addiction predominantly affecting this group of Koreans could now have them far from combat action and even farther... by Chris_Lemus1 week ago
As a member of Team Liquid, Jimmy “DeMoN” Ho is making history Valve’s The International 2014 at KeyArena in Seattle. The Dota 2 pro gamer will be competing on ESPN3 along with other top teams in... by John Gaudiosi1 week ago
The International 2014, Dota 2’s biggest tournament, will enter the mainstream with a cable television deal involving “the worldwide leader in sports.”Valve announced on Thursday coverage of the... by Chris_Lemus2 weeks ago
There have been a lot of really great games in the 2014 DotA 2 International, but with the sheer volume of games you might not have managed to catch some of the stand outs. After all, you might... by Amanda Wallace2 weeks ago
Epic Games has spent the past two years creating its first free-to-play PC game, Fortnite. As the game has evolved from its original conception, the team has crafted an interesting strategy hybrid... by John Gaudiosi2 weeks ago
The Evolution Championship Series, or EVO, concluded this weekend with plenty of participants and sponsors seeing gamers from around the world win thousands of dollars in cash prizes after months... by Chris_Lemus2 weeks ago
It should be of no surprise that everyone is talking about the Dota 2 International after breaking the $10 million Compendium. It's the largest amount ever in the history of eSports and no wonder... by Venisia Gonzalez3 weeks ago
The former pro gamer and current manager of UK Call of Duty team, Lightning Pandas, knows first-hand how tough eSports can be in the United Kingdom. He had to disband Prophecy, one of the most... by John Gaudiosi3 weeks ago
July 1, 2014 -- The International eSports Federation said a Hearthstone tournament is a boys-only club - NO GIRLS ALLOWED! That tune has changed and so have the rules for the IeSF.
The... by Coatedpolecat4 weeks ago
Those wondering how eSports and traditional sports like soccer, baseball and football are becoming more alike need only to look at Riot Games’ League of Legends. This year the League of Legends... by John Gaudiosi1 month ago
The Lightning Pandas have the most colorful jerseys in all of eSports. The European Call of Duty team was founded by Shane “Shane” McKerral after he left Epsilon. Coming off Major League Gaming... by John Gaudiosi1 month ago
Team changes seem to go hand in hand with eSports competition. From the early days of MLG to Iron Games Season One, we have seen a lot of changes in what was once a set standard for competition.... by Iron Gaming1 month ago
League of Legends is one of the most competitive games available in eSports and is also one of the most popular. The game, along with Dota 2, continues to dominate the eSports genre with the... by Miranda Kirk (ChizeloffdaBlock)1 month ago
Robert Morris University, based in Chicago, has recently announced that they will be supporting the first varsity eSport team, starting with a League of Legends squad.
The announcement involves... by Vesthis_lol1 month ago
LOS ANGELES – Activision is a major supporter of eSports. From CEO Eric Hirshberg on down, the company has committed to making eSports a central part of the Call of Duty franchise. Over the past... by John Gaudiosi1 month ago
Team Evil Geniuses is recognized as one of the most successful eSports teams in the world. While most attention in pro gaming these days is focused on League of Legends, Dota 2 and StarCraft II,... by John Gaudiosi2 months ago
Jevon “Ganja” Gooljar is a Call of Duty Ghosts pro gamer for Team Kaliber hailing from Ontario, Canada. After the Call of Duty Championship this year, Gooljar is one of the holdovers with some... by John Gaudiosi2 months ago
The International Dota 2 Compendium has gained over $6,00,000 in prize money for the International Dota 2 Championships. Just another example of the extreme populatiry that eSports are currently... by Kate Reynolds2 months ago
Well, it didn't take long for the DOTA 2 community to far surpass the compendium that was originally set for $6 million. With the prize pool presently at $6,239,757 and rising, Valve has extended... by Venisia Gonzalez2 months ago